17 May 2018 News Releases, Academic, Community College, Corporate, Government, K-12, Public, Administrator, Faculty, Librarian, Student/Researcher

Forbes Ranks ProQuest Among America’s Best Mid-Size Employers

30,000 employees were surveyed about their own companies and stand-outs in their industry. ProQuest ranks among the best.

ANN ARBOR, MI, May 17, 2018 – EdTech leader ProQuest has been ranked by Forbes as one of America’s best mid-size employers. The ranking is the result of an independent survey of American workers about their feelings about their own company and others in their industry.

Forbes teamed with Statista.com to develop and administer a survey of 30,000 U.S. workers employed by companies with at least 1,000 employees. They were asked a series of questions, including how likely they would be to recommend their employer to others and other questions about the potential for development, working conditions, compensation and company reputation. Further, respondents were asked to identify stand-out companies across their industry.

“To be recognized this way by our employees and others across the ed tech community is very gratifying,” said Matti Shem Tov, ProQuest CEO. “The important and meaningful work at ProQuest attracts exceptional people. We’re committed to keeping them here by creating an environment that helps them thrive and grow in their careers, while making an impact on the community that we serve.”

ProQuest is best known for innovative resources that advance academic and K12 research, teaching and learning. The company’s employees are responsible for preserving and simplifying access to six centuries of the world’s knowledge; they create technologies that improve discovery and management of information, accelerating research; and, they collaborate across the industry, developing integrated solutions that efficiently connect publishers, libraries and users. The culture built by ProQuest employees is reflected in the company’s mission: better research, better learning, and better insights so that people can change their world.

To find out more about employment opportunities at ProQuest, visit proquest.com/about/careers.

About ProQuest (https://www.proquest.com)

ProQuest is committed to supporting the important work happening in the world’s research and learning communities. The company curates content that matters to the advancement of knowledge, assembling an archive of billions of vetted, indexed documents. It simplifies workflows so that people and institutions use time effectively. And because ProQuest connects information communities, complex networks of systems and processes work together efficiently. With ProQuest, finding answers and deriving insights is straightforward and leads to extraordinary outcomes.

ProQuest and its companies and affiliates – Ex Libris, Alexander Street, Bowker – stand for better research, better learning, better insights. ProQuest enables people to change their world.